Karl Kandt - Accomplished university administrator

Assistant Director, Career and Employment Services at Kansas State University

Current location

United States

Work category



Accomplished university administrator Karl Kandt previously co-managed various internal operations, such as athletic student services, student financial aid, and undergraduate recruitment, at Kansas State University (KSU), Wichita State University, and Emporia State University. Most recently employed as Assistant Director of Career and Employment Services with KSU in Manhattan, Kansas, Karl Kandt demonstrates a strong work ethic and communication skills, positive and personable attitude, and self-motivated initiative.

Karl Eric Kandt has a long history of advancing his abilities through involvement in professional societies. He previously held membership in the Kansas Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers, the Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers, and the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics.

Karl Kandt's Professional Experience

2001 - 2005

Wichita State University Athletics - Academic Coordinator

Advised student-athletes, monitored their progress, and assisted with NCAA Compliance.
Sports: Cross Country, Track & Field, Softball, Women's Basketball, Men's & Women's Tennis

Karl Kandt's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - Sport Administration

Wichita State University



Masters/PostGrad - Counselor Education & Rehabilitation Programs

Emporia State University


Bachelor/Degree - Communication

Emporia State University

Minor: Business
Activities and Societies: Army ROTC, Varsity Men's Basketball

Karl Kandt's Additional Information



Part-time family farming and ranching operation in Kansas


National Association of Colleges and Employers Conference
-Attended national conference in Dallas, TX (June 2011)
Kansas Association of Colleges and Employers (2005-2012)
- Chair, Special Projects Committee (2009-2010)
- Attended the annual fall conferences
Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers (2006-2008)
-Attended annual conference in St. Louis, MO (July 2008)
-Attended annual conference in Cleveland, OH (July 2006)
National Collegiate Athletic Association Member (2001-2005)
- Attended Regional Champs Life Skills Conference in Long Beach, CA (February 2004)
- Attended Regional Compliance Eligibility Conference in Chicago, IL (May 2003)
National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A)
- Attended National Conference in Reno, NV (June 2002)
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (1997)
Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (1996-2001)